Provided are contact details for Galashiels Driving Test Centre, test route tips, test booking information and help passing the driving test in the Ettrick and Lauderdale.
TEST CENTRE CONTACT DETAILS
Practical Driving Test Centre Address
1 Croft Street
Galashiels, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Test Centre Details: Steps at door to access Galashiels driving test centre. Arrangements will be made at this test centre if you have a disability. Male only toilets available. No parking facilities available. For LGV/PCV tests please meet testing examiner at Municipal Car Park, Netherdale Galashiels, TD1 3BH.
Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Motorcycle module 2, Lorries, large vehicles and buses, Car and trailers
THE DRIVING TEST IN Galashiels
Galashiels Driving Test Centre is likely to incorporate a mix of busy town driving, rural and high speed ‘A’ roads during the driving test. Rural roads in particular represent a challenge to most drivers due to harsh corners combined with high speeds. See the country road driving tutorial for advice on how to use rural roads.
A high standard of accuracy and skill is required for the test manoeuvres, of which one will be requested. The emergency stop procedure is also likely as it has a 1 in 3 chance of being requested during the practical. The Galashiels driving test routes may alter slightly during the practical but will generally detail the various routes that the examiner will take you on.
BOOKING A DRIVING TEST AT Galashiels DRIVING TEST CENTRE
It is often beneficial to book your driving test during the quietest periods of the day. Many areas have peak traffic times, also know as rush hour. To book your practical test, see below for the two available options.
Book a driving test by phone
The book a driving test section contains the DVSA telephone numbers for booking a practical driving test at Galashiels Driving Test Centre by phone. This telephone number directs you to an automated test booking line, although if you browse the option you can talk to a assistant.
Book your driving test online
Often the preferable method to book a driving test at Galashiels Driving Test Centre is via the internet. This option displays to you all the available test slots allowing you to choose a time and day that is suitable for you.
Rescheduling or cancelling the driving test
3 working days notice is required to cancel the driving test at Galashiels if you require a full refund. The same conditions apply if you wish to reschedule. Cancellations and rescheduling can be done via the contact details above.
Galashiels DRIVING TEST CENTRE PASS RATES
The pass rates vary depending on which driving test centre that you take your practical test with. Once you have found a test centre closest to you, the driving test pass rates section will provide you with an indication of the statistics for that test centre.
Galashiels TEST CENTRE TELEPHONE NUMBER
If you wish to book or amend a practical driving test time or date, please follow the instructions above as this cannot be done via test centres directly. You may contact Galashiels Driving Test Centre, or any driving test centre to inform the manager that you may be late, or to enquire whether a test is still going ahead due to bad weather. See driving tests in bad weather for further information. You may find your test centre telephone contact number in the driving test centre contact numbers section.
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